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(Reuters) – Shares in some companies linked to non-fungible tokens (NFT) – a type of digital asset that is authenticated by blockchain – spiked higher on Monday, benefiting from their status as the latest hot trend on social media.

Shares in companies with an online art presence such as Takung Art and Oriental Culture extended gains soon after news that Twitter boss Jack Dorsey sold his first tweet – “just setting up my twttr” dated March 21, 2006 – as an NFT for just over $2.9 million on Monday.

“Its the buzz, the hot thing on Wall Street,” said Dennis

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Things to Do in Miami: The Body Electric at MOAD at Miami Dade College

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A strange, life-saving paradox pulsates at the heart of “The Body Electric,” an ambitious contemporary art exhibit at the Museum of Art and Design at Miami Dade College. It tackles controversies concerning race, class, and gender while showing how art and technology have converged since the mid-1960s.

In its title, there’s an unexpected nod to 19th-century American poet Walt Whitman’s famously sensual and exuberantly titled poem, “I Sing the Body Electric,” celebrating the union of body and soul.

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Multinational Business Finance

A CPA license is attained by way of the state Board of Accountancy and must be obtained before an accountant can file a report with the Securities and Exchange Commission. State requirements, at the side of passing the CPA examination, differ per state. Most states require CPAs to take persevering with training to keep up their licenses. An actuarial career includes explaining outcomes and proposals to firm executives, authorities officials, shareholders, and shoppers via displays, reports Business, charts, tables, and one-on-one conversations. Actuaries working in the property and casualty area become certified through the CAS, while actuaries working within … Read More

Weta Digital’s R. Christopher White on Black History: Making Our Place

I’ve always been fascinated with the history of spaces, knowing there are stories encapsulated in a place. How one can enter a room and receive cues to all that has happened there. As I reflect on Black History Month, I think of the pioneering work of those that came before and the movement of history and culture through these spaces.

My father programmed computers by day, a woodworker in the evening. It isn’t by accident that my chosen profession is visual effects, a mixture of computer science and art. He would wake the kids up early on Saturday mornings.

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